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Stocks edge lower in midday trade as health care, tech slip

The major U.S. stock indexes edged lower in midday trading Friday, adding to the market’s modest losses from a day earlier. Health care companies were down the most. Energy stocks led the gainers. A new round of tensions between the U.S. and North Korea helped send bond yields lower, which weighed on bank shares. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s ...

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Trustmark Promotes Justin Laxson to Assistant Vice President

Trustmark has promoted Justin Laxson to Assistant Vice President at its corporate headquarters in Jackson, where he serves as Asset Review Examiner. Laxson has 11 years of banking experience. He earned a Master of Business Administration from Delta State University and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Mississippi State University.

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Trustmark Promotes Matt Farrell to First Vice President

Trustmark has promoted Matt Farrell to First Vice President at its corporate headquarters in Jackson, where he serves as Commercial Relationship Manager. Farrell has 10 years of banking experience and has completed the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Mississippi and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical ...

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Trustmark Promotes Elizabeth Whitaker Namanny to First Vice President & Trust Officer

Trustmark has promoted Elizabeth Whitaker Namanny to First Vice President & Trust Officer at its corporate headquarters in Jackson, where she serves as Wealth Management Finance & Risk Officer. Namanny has 10 years of combined banking and legal experience. She earned a Juris Doctorate from Mississippi College School of Law, as well as a Master of Business Administration and a ...

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Trustmark Promotes Bard Shirley to First Vice President

Trustmark has promoted Bard Shirley to First Vice President at its corporate headquarters in Jackson, where he serves as Vault and Distribution Services Manager. Shirley has 21 years of banking experience and has completed the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He earned a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Mississippi ...

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Trustmark Promotes Sylvia Woodard to Vice President

Trustmark has promoted Sylvia Woodard to Vice President at its corporate headquarters in Jackson, where she serves as Compensation Analyst. Woodard has 13 years of banking experience. She earned a Master of Business Administration from Jackson State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with an emphasis in Business Administration from Tougaloo College. Woodard is a board member for ...

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Community Bank promotes Toney

Elaine Toney was recently promoted to Community Lending Coordinator at Community Bank. Toney will serve in this role in addition to her current duties as a mortgage loan originator for Community Bank. She has over 30 years experience in banking. She is a native of State Line. She is a member of the Mississippi Housing and Community Development Conference Committee ...

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Blankenship named vice president at Community Bank

Bret Blankenship recently joined Community Bank’s Memphis office as Vice President. He has over 14 years of banking experience, most recently, Blankenship served as a loan review officer with BancorpSouth. In his new role, he will focus on commercial lending in the Memphis market. Blankenship, a native of Matthews, Mo., earned an undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of ...

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